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Lord Byron
Lord Byron - CHILDE HAROLD'S PILGRIMAGE, First Edition: London 1812 - Quarto
London: Scarce First Edition published by John Murray, 1812. Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Cantos I-II. By Lord Byron. Published by John Murray, 1812. vi. pp., 226 pp., including notes and appendix. Original full-page facsimile letter bound in at the front. Scarce First Edition, Quarto. Handsome leather binding, rebacked retaining original marbled boards (now somewhat faded); red title label with gilt lettering and attractive gilt spine detail; some minor foxing, otherwise a very good copy of the poem that made Byron famous. Only 500 copies of the first quarto edition were printed (see Randolph, p. 2). [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: steierv [Butler, New Jersey, United States]
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